Mount Warning, New South Wales

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Mount Warning (Aboriginal: Wollumbin), a mountain in the Tweed Range in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia, was formed from a volcanic plug of the now-gone Tweed Volcano. The mountain is located 14 kilometres (9 mi) west-south-west of Murwillumbah, near the border between New South Wales and Queensland.

Lieutenant James Cook saw the mountain from the sea and named it Mount Warning.
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  • When seen from a distance Mt Warning or Wollumbin, is awe inspiring and spiritual. Seen from Brunswick Heads, Mullumbimby or on the highway. I was lucky to have clear views as the days were sunny. A.....  more »
  • I don't consider myself fit at all, I can walk 9min/km at fastest pace on flat ground so Mount Warning was a very big challenge for me and one I will cherish forever. It still feels surreal that I...  more »
  • Highly recommend! Pretty intense last 400m climb at the summit but worth the 360 degree view. Can do in 2.5 hours if fast walk up and jog down.
  • Really nice hike. Enjoyed the bear crawling I had to do at the top. Beautiful view at the top. 4-5 hour hike (8.8km) round trip. Would not take small children on this.
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